99 Dentinogenesis: Mechanisms and Therapies

Friday, March 23, 2012: 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Session Type: Oral Session
1.5 CE hours

Learning Objectives:
To discuss novel therapeutic strategies to induce dentinogenesis
To understand mechanisms underlying the dentinogenic process in health and disease
MicroRNA-dependent Posttranscriptional Regulation in Autosomal Recessive Radicular Dentin Dysplasia
E. LAMANI, J. DONG, A. GULLARD, O. MAMAEVA, and M. MACDOUGALL, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Altered Pulpal Mineralization Potential Associated with Radicular Dentin Dysplasia
A. GULLARD1, E. LAMANI1, O. MAMAEVA1, J. DONG1, and M. MACDOUGALL2, 1University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 2Institute of Oral Health Research, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, AL
Postnatal Root Dentin Formation: An Emerging Signaling Pathway
C. LI1, Z. ZONG1, A. VOISEY1, Y. LIU1, X. ZHOU2, and J. FENG1, 1Department of Biomedical Sciences, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX, 2State Key Laboratory of Oral Diseases, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
Amelogenin Promotes Dentinogenesis And Cementogenesis Of Dental/periodontal Stem/progenitor Cells
J. GU1, M. CHEN1, T. SHEU2, J. ZHOU1, S. WANG3, Y. SHEN1, C. LU1, R. YANG1, W. ZHAO1, and J. MAO1, 1Center for Craniofacial Regeneration, Columbia University, New York, NY, 2Department of Orthopaedics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, 3Stomatology hospital, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shanxi, China
Laser Directed Dentin Differentiation of Dental Stem Cells
P. ARANY1, T. HUNT2, G. SIDHU2, K. SHIN2, E. HAHM2, A. CHEN3, B. PADWA4, M. HAMBLIN3, and D. MOONEY5, 1Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Wyss Institute and Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 2Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 3Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Harvard University, Boston, MA, 4Plastic and Oral Surgery, Harvard University, Boston, MA, 5Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Wyss Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA